Buckle up and get ready because the Powerball jackpot is rolling over to what could be the ninth largest prize in history.
For Wednesday, Jan. 13, the jackpot rises to an estimated $550 million with a cash value payout of $411.4 million.
Winning Powerball numbers for Wednesday, Jan. 13
Powerball holds drawings on Wednesdays and Saturdays after 11 p.m. EST. After tonight’s drawing, the winning numbers will be posted below.
Winning numbers: 4 – 19 – 23 – 25 – 49 Powerball: 14
Fifth anniversary of $1.5 billion jackpot
Jan. 13 is not just any date in the realm of Powerball. Not only would this be one of the largest jackpots, but it is also the fifth anniversary of the world record Powerball $1.5 billion jackpot.
On Jan. 13, 2016 three winners shared the jackpot from California, Florida and Tennessee.
$1 million Powerball ticket sold in PA
The last drawing on Saturday night yielded a couple of big winners despite no jackpot winner. A $1 million ticket was sold in Florida matching all five white balls. The other big $1 million ticket was sold right here in Pennsylvania.
Sheetz located on 240 E. Chestnut St. in Mifflinburg earns a $5,000 bonus just for selling the winner. In PA, more than 146,500 Powerball tickets were winners of various amounts.
Buy draw tickets online
The Keystone State offers you the option of buying your draw tickets online through the state-run PA online lottery. Winners are also automatically notified and you can skip the hassle of waiting in line at a physical lottery retailer.
Besides PA, there are other states where you can buy online lottery tickets as well:
- New York
- New Hampshire
- North Carolina
- North Dakota